hand-felted jacket

(above) This whimsical felted jacket is handmade from natural, unpainted wool from several varieties of European sheep by designer Lubov Voronina. It’s adorned with some lovely fleece curls – part of the ‘Seven Winds’ collection. $600 from The Crow’s Nest by LibaV.

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(4 above L to R, top to bottom) New Year’s and weddings are the perfect excuses to glam it up. Amour Vert has some very cool dresses, skirts and tops made of upcycled and surplus materials – now 50% off. Simply lip on your favorite dress shoe and bling, and step out in sustainable style. Silver dress now $110.50; Gold skirt now $64.50. Leopard top now $59.50; Matte Gold sequined top now $64.50


(above) Fresh and with a smart silhouette – Pretty Birdie’s organic wool crepe 2-piece dress is a blend of wool and organic cotton – perfect for year-round wear. In classic navy. Handmade to order $330 @ stephanie teague on etsy.


(above) Or make your eco fashion statement in this one-of-a-kind top and skirt handmade from upcycled men’s cashmere sweaters. Designer Cynthia L. hand embroidered the vine and floral accents. She also does custom work also – either from your material or her own. Size small, ships from California to US only ($275) @ acottontaleweb.

I hope you enjoyed our little roundup of favorite eco-fashion finds – stop by every Friday for another edition of chic, sustainable finds. Remember to love what you already have and be sure to pass along those once loved items so that others may enjoy wearing them as well.

related: more eco-fashion finds on alternativeconsumer.com